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Hawthorne, Denys

Overview
Works: 40 works in 94 publications in 1 language and 1,375 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Internet videos  Educational films  Biographical films  History  Documentary films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor, Author, Commentator
Classifications: PR2823, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Denys Hawthorne
Kandinsky by André S Labarthe( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life and work of Wassily Kandinsky
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth's ambition unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth kills King Duncan and assumes his throne. Macbeth plunges further into murder and moral decay to keep the crown on his head. While his wife crumbles away in guilt and madness, Macbeth fights to prevent the rest of the prophecy from coming true
Oscar Wilde : Spendthrift of Genius by Richard Ellmann( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the multi-talented and self-destructive genius that is generously sprinkled with Wilde's infamous bon mots. Includes the only known recording by Wilde of "The Ballad of Reading Gaol."
The life and works of W.B. Yeats by W. B Yeats( Recording )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Life of William Butler Yeats is a remarkable one poet, playwright, essayist, politician, occultist, astrologer, founder of a national theatre, voluminous correspondent, lover, husband and father. It was a life that extended to a packed, sometimes frantic 73 years and left us with what many consider to be one of the finest collections of poetry from one voice
The great poets by W. B Yeats( Recording )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naxos AudioBooks continues its new series of Great poets represented by a collection of their most popular poems on one audio book with W.B. Yeats, one of the most loved poets of the twentieth century. He left a large legacy of outstanding poems, and the finest are collected here: Down by the Salley Gardens, The lake isle of Inisfree, The secret rose and He wishes for the cloths of heaven. They are read by a strong cast led by Olivier award winner Jim Norton
Music in time( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program proceeds from the early music of the Eastern churches to the establishment of music as part of the Christian liturgy; the influence of Pope Gregory and the first composers of the Church; Notre-Dame de Paris and other religious centers; Leonin, Perotin, Guillaume de Machaut; the birth of secular song; Walther von de Vogelweide, Landini; Dunstable and Dufay
The Revolutionary( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to Beethoven and his music. "Movements or extracts from the Third, Sixth, and Ninth Symphonies, Quartets Opus 18 and 135, Fidelio, the Appassionata are performed by the Los Angeles, Berlin, and Vienna Philharmonics under Giulini, von Karajan, and Böhm. Contents include excerpts from: Quartet Opus 18 No 1, Symphony No. 3, Fidelio, Symphony No 6, Quartet Opus 135, Symphony No 9"--Container
The life and work of Marcel Proust by Neville Jason( Recording )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This first audio-biography of Marcel Proust tells the story of one of the world's most original and admired literary geniuses."--Container
The Advent of Fashion / [eVideo - Films on Demand]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Music written for public performance in concert halls and theaters required composers to keep abreast of popular styles. Music of Handel, Couperin, Scarlatti, and Rameau ... Contents include excerpts from: Handel's Zadok the Priest, Music for the Royal Fireworks, Concerto for Organ in D Minor, Orlando, Messiah; Rameau's Nais; Couperin's Deuxième Ordre; Telemann's Sonata in E Minor; Scarlatti's Sonata in B-Flat Major; John Gay's The Beggar's Opera."--Container
The Seasons and the Symphony( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program covers Vivaldi's musical celebration of the seasons and the Italian countryside; Gluck's transformation of opera into a dramatic as well as a musical experience; new ideas for symphonic composition at Mannheim; and Haydn, father of the symphony. Performers include the Bach Orchestra and Choir of St. Paul's, Academy of Ancient Music, Takacs Quartet, Mannheim Orchestra. Contents include excerpts from: Vivaldi's L'Estro Armonico, The Four Seasons; Gluck's Orfeo ed Euridice; J.C. Bach's Overture No. 2; Stamitz's Symphony in D Major; Haydn's String Quartet Op. 77, Piano Trio, Symphony No. 100 ('The Military'), Lord Nelson Mass, "Emperor" Quartet, "Farewell" Symphony
Nationalism & revolution( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Performances include Berlioz' Requiem, conducted by Leonard Bernstein; Wagner's Meistersinger with the Bayreuth Festival Orchestra; Verdi's Requiem with the La Scala Opera Company. Contents include excerpts from: Berlioz' Requiem; Liszt's Légend, Fantasia on Hungarian Folk Themes; Verdi's "Va pensiero" from Nabucco, "Celeste Aida" and other Aida excerpts, Requiem; Wagner's Tannhäuser, Siegfried Idyll, Prelude to Tristan und Isolde, Die Meistersinger."--Container
War and peace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Galway discusses the music of the time period between the two World Wars, including the influence of technology, mass media, experimentation with musical form, and war and the fear of war
The romantics by University of Mary Hardin-Baylor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the Romantic movement in music. "Chopin's A-Flat Polonaise is performed in Chopin's house outside Warsaw, Mendelssohn's Elijah and Brahms' Requiem in the halls where they had their premiere performances. Contents include excerpts from: Chopin's Polonaise in A-Flat, Prelude; Mendelssohn's "Italian" Symphony (Finale), Octet, "He watching over Israel" from Elijah; Schumann's "In the heavenly month of May," Symphony No 3 ('Rhenish'); Brahms' Lullaby, Symphony No 2, Ein Deutsches Requiem, Clarinet Quintet; Bruckner's Symphony No 7"--Container
Today and Tomorrow by Alejandro Chomski( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of our time is harder to assess; we should remember that today's war-horses were in their own time shockingly modern, and that contemporary audiences often spurned those whom we most venerate today. This program presents a broad cross-section of modern music and musical trends, leaving to listeners the guess as to which will be tomorrow's classics. Contents include excerpts from: Lennon and McCartney's When I'm 64; Varese's Ionization; Stravinsky's The Firebird, Rite of Spring, Symphony in C; Copland's El Salon Mexico; Tippett's Double String Concerto; Messiaen's Pentecostal Mass; Stockhausen's Kontakte; Boulez' Le Marteau sans maitre; Berio's A-Ronne; Ligeti's Melodien; Nono's La Fabbrica Illuminata; Henze's El Cimarron; Cage's Improvisations from "Songbooks
Turn of the century( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composers of the early 20th century
The golden age( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flutist James Galway discusses the renaissance of music in Elizabethan England and the madrigals popular at the time, also noting the birth of opera in Italy and early ballet in France. Several individual performers and musical groups present examples
The great Profundo and other stories by Bernard MacLaverty( Recording )

2 editions published between 1900 and 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Works for radio by Samuel Beckett( Recording )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Within these walls( Visual )

3 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British drama series set in Stone Park, a prison for women. The show, featuring Governor Boswell, her staff, and a wide variety of inmates and their problems
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth's ambition unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by thesupernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth kills King Duncan andassumes his throne. Macbeth plunges further into murder and moral decayto keep the crown on his head. While his wife crumbles away in guilt and madness, Macbeth fights to prevent the rest of the prophecy from coming true
 
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The life and works of W.B. YeatsThe great poetsThe life and work of Marcel ProustMacbeth
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English (73)